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Convallaria majalis
Common Name: Lily-of-the-Valley Family: Convallariaceae (The Lily of the Valley Family)

Convallaria majalis
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Notes:
A popular spring shade plant: waxy, fragrant, bell-shaped flowers are held above the upright, elliptic foliage. Lily-of-the-Valley's spreading habit makes it a useful groundcover under deciduous trees or in areas with partial sun or shade. The fragrance is one of those classics for spring. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.

Awards:
AGM

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
North Central and Eastern Asia
Native Habitat:
Dry shady woodland, usually on calcareous soils and especially in ash woodlands.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-8'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Loves Shade Shade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesYes 
BC NativeNo    

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